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There was standing room only for the Timmons family yesterday morning at St. Albert the Great Church in Weymouth, which will close. Gerard Timmons (left), Matthew,Michaela, and Eileen attended morning Mass.

Closings cloud area services

Sermons note despair over church edict by archbishop

By Brian MacQuarrie and Kathy McCabe
Globe Staff and Globe Correspondent / May 31, 2004

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Anger, uncertainty, and sorrow mingled with the prayers offered yesterday at Catholic parishes scheduled to be closed under the consolidation plan announced last week by Archbishop Sean P. O'Malley. (Full Article: 1000 Words)

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